You spend a large part of your life at work – we think that time should matter. Is Volvo a good company to work for? We asked our own employees what makes their heart beat every day at work. These are the five key reasons they shared.
Many companies boast an inspiring purpose, or innovation, leadership, or a strong culture with growth opportunities and fair compensation. It is the combination of all five that sets us apart, and why people want to work and do business with us.
Looking ahead, demand for transport and construction will keep growing. It is our job to offer safe, efficient, and sustainable transport and infrastructure solutions. Join us, in the mission to drive prosperity as we strive for transport & infrastructure solutions that are 100% safe, 100% fossil-free & 100% more productive. The Volvo Group is committed to being a net-zero emissions company by 2040. In India, we remain entwined in the nation’s progress by pushing forward on the national priorities - Urbanisation, Infrastructure Development, and Skill Development, Safety and Care for the Environment.
When working at Volvo, you are joining a truly global and leading industry player. We nurture a deep-rooted bond for society and all our societal initiatives reflect this aptly. As one of the largest sites of the Group for R&D, digital & IT, India will be playing a key role in the Volvo Group’s global transformation journey, and you can make a change for real.
For us at Volvo Group in India, technology means the aspiration to move forward, constantly working together to improve, always with a purpose. India hosts one of the Volvo Group’s largest R&D and Digital & IT sites. This implies that India is deeply engaged in the global product development & digital transformation journey that will take us towards our Net Zero ambitions by 2040. This covers development across various emerging technology arenas – Electromobility, fuel cells, Automation, Connectivity, and general vehicle technology. We work within a high-tech and enabling environment, including IoT, VR/AR tools, Data Science & Analytics, Artificial Intelligence & Machine Learning.
We are also responsible for the end-to-end development of compactors & Pavers for India and Small Asphalt Compactors for the rest of the world. Volvo’s academy RASTA (Resource center for Asphalt and Soil Training Academy) extends expertise in road building technology. CampX by Volvo Group in India is our global innovation arena where we enable co-creation & innovation through partnerships with start-ups, suppliers, and academia.
Life at Volvo is paced by a climate of support and respect. Our success is because of our colleagues and that’s why we foster a culture of caring for and listening to them. We take pride in building a collaborative, diverse and inclusive working environment against a backdrop of trust, respect and open communication. At the foundation, are values that bring us together and that guide our leadership, behavior and actions.
At Volvo, we strive for more dialogue to ensure our employees’ voices are heard. We embed inclusion through our programs and initiatives like gender-neutral parental care, gender-neutral POSH policy, workplace flexibility, and International Women’s / Men’s Day celebrations to name a few.
We work actively to promote a healthy work environment focused both on the physical and the psychological well-being of our employees. Zero tolerance to occupational hazards along with employee assistance programs and in-house medical facilities make our workplace safe and workforce healthier.
Your possibilities to develop at Volvo Group are countless. So, whether it’s learning and development, making new experiences available to you or empowering you to leverage the length and breadth of opportunity available within the Group, we fuel your growth.
Your desire to grow and take on new responsibilities is something we value and want to cultivate. You will be entrusted with challenging assignments and, along the way, your training needs are supported by our very own corporate university.
Working at Volvo, you can explore career opportunities across our 12 brands, our 100 locations, and a large variety of professions. You can also have the opportunity to get international experience by working in global teams. Set your goal and you will achieve it!
You work hard, and we believe in showing our appreciation for every step at Volvo. Whether it’s our fair and transparent compensation packages or celebrating milestones that you help us achieve, job security and recognition are top of mind. We recognize the value in giving our employees their due, and that’s why our recognition programs are designed so that no achievement goes unnoticed. We celebrate your achievements as one big family at teams’ get-togethers and company events.
What’s more, we realize that each of our employees is unique and has different needs to maintain a healthy work-life balance. With our ‘choose your benefits’ approach, you can be sure that we are here to meet the lifestyle needs of our diverse, multi-generational workforce.
Together with talents, we strive to build a safer, more sustainable, and better world. And when we get recognized for our efforts, it makes our success sweeter. It makes us believe that
when we give each other our best, we get more!
We thank each one of our colleagues, knowing well that each win is a testament to their dedication and passion. They are truly our pride!